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Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum

Purchase tickets online at www.seminaryridgemuseum.org/tickets.

Answer
: Gettysburg's newest museum, encompassing more than 16,000 square feet. 
Question: What is new in Gettysburg for the 2013 150th anniversary of the battle?

SOME RELICS OF THE PAST YOU CAN HOLD IN YOUR HAND. OTHERS YOU CAN WALK INSIDE.
Gettysburg's Seminary Ridge Museum features three areas of emphasis not focused on anywhere else in Gettysburg:

(1) the First Day Battle, July 1, 1863, on the very site where it happened

(2) Civil War field medicine in the building that was the largest Field Hospital at Gettysburg; and

(3) the larger issues of Faith and Freedom

  • Four floors of exhibits with many original artifacts and documents.
  • Opportunity for specially guided tours of the cupola where Brigadier General John Buford scouted the Confederate advance
  • 4 major video productions
  • 10 original murals by renowned artist Dale Gallon commissioned exclusively for themuseum
  • Hands-on interactive stations for children to follow the "Ziegler Kids" (the children of the caretaker who lived in this building)

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http://www.seminaryridgemuseum.org/

Contact Information
Address: 111 Seminary Ridge
Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Phone: 717-339-1300
Fax: 717-334-3469
Email: info@seminaryridgemuseum.org
Website: http://www.seminaryridgemuseum.org/
Hours
September - November Wednesday - Monday: 10 am - 5 pm
December - March Friday - Monday: 10 am - 5 pm
April - May Wednesday - Monday: 10 am - 5 pm

Prices
Military Discounts Available

Events
Seminary Ridge Museum History Conversations Book Series
The Civil War in Pennsylvania: The African-American Experience by: Samuel Black
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Educational Event
Seminary Ridge Museum History Conversations Book Series
Harriett Beecher Stowe: a Spiritual Life By Nancy Koester
Sunday, March 01, 2015
Educational Event
Seminary Ridge Museum History Conversations Book Series
Marching Home: Union Veterans & Their Unending Civil War by; Brian Matthew Jordan
Sunday, March 22, 2015
Educational Event
Seminary Ridge Museum History Conversations Book Series
Gettysburg Religion, Refinement, Diversity & Race in the Antebellum and Civil War Border North by Stephen L. Longenecker
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Educational Event
 
 
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